blue spruce
noun Date: 1884 a spruce (Picea pungens) native to the Rocky Mountains that has sharp usually bluish-gray needles and is often planted as an ornamental

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • blue spruce — blue′ spruce′ n. pln a spruce, Picea pungens, of W North America, having bluish green leaves, grown as an ornamental • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • blue spruce — n. 1. any of several varieties of a North American spruce (Picea pungens) having sharply pointed, bluish green needles: often grown as an ornamental 2. the wood of such a tree …   English World dictionary

  • blue spruce — noun 1. a. : colorado spruce; often : a spruce belonging to a horticultural variety derived from the Colorado spruce b. : black spruce 1 2. a …   Useful english dictionary

  • blue spruce — dygioji eglė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pušinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Picea pungens), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Picea pungens angl. blue spruce; Colorado blue spruce; Colorado spruce vok. Blau Fichte; Stech… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • blue spruce — a spruce, Picea pungens, of western North America, having bluish green leaves, grown as an ornamental: the state tree of Colorado and Utah. Also called Colorado blue spruce, Colorado spruce. [1880 85, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • blue spruce — /blu ˈsprus/ (say blooh sproohs) noun → balsam spruce …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Colorado blue spruce — dygioji eglė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pušinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Picea pungens), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Picea pungens angl. blue spruce; Colorado blue spruce; Colorado spruce vok. Blau Fichte; Stech… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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